The library is a wheel-shaped wall structure. The wheel has the holes into which one can place the pins with bolts. The pins are hanging the baskets, whose quantity is defined by the user. The kit contains the stickers with the letters. This allows the user to create various writings and to put them from both sides of the wheel. With these writings the user defines the two subjects of the content. The contents can be books or other items related to work and personal interests, books that reflect the creative side of the user and the scientific one, or simply read books and ones to read. As the user fills the baskets the wheel reacts to the weight and rotates in a certain direction indicating with the arrow the dominant theme. Giralibri is an interactive object that reflects the interests of the user.
The Giralibri can form groups of bookshelves of various diameters and with various quantity of containers, allowing the final user to customize both the object and the space.
Base made from plywood obtained with laser cutting, in limited version it’s made up of walnut, thickness 5 mm for a total of 50 mm. After the realization of the main wheel there is the definition of the central pivot, which must ensure the rotation in both directions. the pin is fixed with bearings and finally covered with a wood stopper.
In the last, there is the realization of 4/5 pins for the stainless steel baskets which measure for each container 200 x 300 mm and 270 mm depth.
Metal hanging baskets are used to be filled with our closer objects. Baskets weight give movement to the wheel, an arrow will show the dominant theme of the basket.
As Stem, Giralibri was born to respond with greater attention to the needs which come from the relationship between the user and the objects, as books.
The materials used are steadily two, wood and metal, but you may have lot of conformation through different colors and different finiture to conform that furniture to the style of the environment.